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After D.C. Police identified 30-year-old Saeve Evans from surveillance footage of the area where 16-year-old Breyona McMillian was shot to death the day after Thanksgiving, the man turned himself in at the Fifth District Police Station last night. Interim D.C. Police Chief Peter ­Newsham had made a public plea for information leading to his arrest. So far, he has only been charged with unlawful possession of a firearm.


  • Mayor Muriel Bowser wants to limit homeless shelters to D.C. residents. [WAMU, Post]

  • D.C.-based Metro board members suggest halting Silver Line extension, pressuring suburbs to start paying dedicated taxes for Metro. [Post]

  • Airport workers nationwide, including Uberdrivers, are fighting for $15 minimum wage. Dulles and DCA workers may strike. [WBJ, DCist]

  • Attention young urban professionals: Union Market is getting a Trader Joe’s. [WBJ]

  • Hate graffiti continues. “Hitler was a hero” message found on Shaw sidewalk. [DCist]

  • Trump’s D.C. hotel lease bars elected officials, like Trump, from sharing in lease. [Times]

  • All 2,600 D.C. Police patrol officers will wear body cams by mid-December. [WTOP]

  • Police arrest suspects in 2007 slaying of Ben’s Chili Bowlcook. [Post]

  • Three ways to make Metro’s popular “pick your own price” pass even better. [GGW]

  • Women’s March leaders say event will go on, despite limited access to Mall. [WTOP]

  • A Metro train struck a deer near Fort Totten station this morning. [WUSA, NBC4]


LOOSE LIPS LINKS, byLiz Garrigan (tips? lgarrigan@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • Georgetown parents bristle at plans to bus kids during school overhaul. [WJLA, Twitter]

  • First public roundtable on the new schools chancellor nominee is tonight. [CM Grosso]

  • Paul Wiedefeld marks a year on possibly “least-coveted” transportation job. [WMAL]

  • The various plans to save Metro. [Post]

ARTS LINKS, by Matt Cohen (tips? mcohen@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • Music video band OK GO will perform a free show at the Hirshhorn next week. [DC Music Download]

  • The history of people stealing the sword from the Joan of Arc statue in Malcolm X Park. [Washingtonian]

  • Local artist Danielle Smith discusses the identity represented in her artwork. [BYT]

  • Caroline Weinroth, of the band Cinema Hearts, writes about the experience playing the titular “Woman in E” in the Ragnar Kjartansson exhibition. [Blogspot]

YOUNG & HUNGRY LINKS, by Laura Hayes (tips? lhayes@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • Immigrants are responsible for the food we enjoy. [Post]

  • A dog-friendly beer garden is opening on U Street NW. [Borderstan]

  • Macon Bistro & Larder has a new chef. [Washingtonian]

  • Where to find next-level takes on hot chocolate. [Zagat]

  • These six bars have proprietary spirits. [DC Refined]

HOUSING COMPLEX LINKS, by Andrew Giambrone (tips? agiambrone@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • D.C. Zoning Commission still has questions about proposed stadium. [WBJ, UrbanTurf]

  • “Equitable D.C.” report shows what it would take for racial groups to reach parity. [WCP]

  • Contractual problems rear their heads at Donald Trump’s hotel. [Government Executive]

  • More on the changes planned for Logan Circle’s Barrel House Liquor store. [UrbanTurf]

  • Office and retail space are being considered for a historic bank downtown. [UrbanTurf]

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